lyl_checkplot draws numbers of persons at risk of
dying at each specific age from
age_begin until age
An object of class
A plot with the number of persons at risk at each specific age.
Plana-Ripoll et al. lillies – An R package for the estimation of excess Life Years Lost among patients with a given disease or condition. PLoS ONE. 2020;15(3):e0228073.
lyl_range for estimation of Life Years Lost for a range of different ages.
# Load simulated data as example data(simu_data) # Estimate remaining life expectancy and Life Years # Lost after each age from 0 to 94 years and before age 95 years lyl_estimation <- lyl_range(data = simu_data, t = age_death, status = death, age_begin = 45, age_end = 50, tau = 95) # Check whether small numbers could compromise the results lyl_checkplot(lyl_estimation) # The plot can be modified with a usual ggplot2 format lyl_checkplot(lyl_estimation) + ggplot2::geom_hline(yintercept = 10, linetype = "dashed", color = "red") + ggplot2::xlab("Age [in years]") + ggplot2::ggtitle("Persons at risk of dying at each age 0-94 years")
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